John “Segs” Jennings Interview – The Ruts, The Ruts DC


Founding member of seminal UK punk-dub band, The Ruts opens up about dealing with the loss of his dad, getting closure on (and permission from) losing his two bandmates and close friends, fighting at The Peppermint Lounge, the Universe and love…

How The Ruts got started mixing ska w punk & rock, hooking up with John Peel and selling 250,000 copies of “Babylon’s Burning.” “Almost famous” supergroups with Joe Strummer, Rat Scabies, Mick Jones. LOADS more cool stuff, very real and raw:

Huge influence his sister had on his musical career, best childhood memory, dealing with the loss of his dad, and getting closure on  





Craig Garber

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